Should Win But Won’t: The Trae Young Debate

Momentum for Trae Young to win Rookie of the Year has gone into overdrive since the All-Star Break. He has exhibited not just scoring talent but an ability to pass the ball and run a pro offense. D’Angelo Russell believes there should be co-ROY’s. It has happened before. Steve Francis and Elton Brand (2000). Jason…

Welcome to the James Harden Prime

Continuing the tradition of elite shooting guards destroying their competition with excellence and arrogance, James Harden is proving he has no current peer. Not Klay Thompson. Not C.J. McCollum. Not Bradley Beal. James Harden is the best shooting guard in the game, bar none. Harden can do what very few shooting guards can. He alters…

James Harden Redemption

James Harden 1 was a good player and then James Harden 2 showed up. The enhanced version of James Harden has produced an elite offensive player and a league MVP. To realize how miraculous this is for James Harden is to first accept the obvious: veteran players in their prime do not change. They reach…